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Hunter Sports High School

Hunter Sports High School

Personalising Pathways

Telephone02 4943 5755



Coaching Staff:

Tracey Baggs: Coach

  • Intermediate Level Coach
  • Netball NSW Development Officer
  • National B Badge Umpire
  • Newcastle Netball Junior & Senior Rep Coach
  • Greater Open Netball Team Coach
  • Junior & Senior rep player (Newcastle Netball Association) 


Julianne Fox: Coach

  • Intermediate Level Coach
  • Netball NSW Development Officer
  • National C Badge Umpire 
  • Newcastle U14 Representative Coach
  • Greater Open Netball Team Coach
  • Current Newcastle A Grade Player and former Hunter Academy Rep Player

Sophie Buckley: Coach

  • Premier League 2018 - Opens
  • State League 2015 - 2018
  • West Netball Open Greater Team 
  • Current Netty Heads Coach

Kellie Rose: HSHS Teacher & Netball Academy Coordinator

  • Development Level Coach
  • Newcastle Netball Association Representative Manager
  • Representative player for 10 years
  • Current A Grade Player

How do I apply?

To be part of this academy prospective students need to apply online on this website. Students must participate in regular football competitions, undertake a trial, and provide supporting documentation as detailed in the online application form. Note that students may be in any year, and acceptance and ongoing placement in the academy is based on continued academic effort, acceptable attendance levels and an excellent behaviour record.

Students are supported by a school environment which caters for the academic and welfare needs of the talented athlete, allowing them to gain a quality education whilst still pursuing their sporting dreams.